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The Resource The Puttermesser papers, Cynthia Ozick

The Puttermesser papers, Cynthia Ozick

Label
The Puttermesser papers
Title
The Puttermesser papers
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Ozick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A rollicking extravaganza on Ruth Puttermesser, a woman lawyer who with the help of a genie becomes mayor of New York. Her real ambition, however, is to be a mother, but for that she has to wait until she is murdered and goes to heaven, where she meets the child's father. By the author of The Shawl
Summary
A female Don Quixote transplanted to modern-day Manhattan, Ruth Puttermesser yearns for a life of the mind, only to find herself hopelessly mired in the eternal circle of city bureaucracy when she is unexpectedly elected mayor of the Big Apple
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1997.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
005668
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ozick, Cynthia
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish women
  • Women mayors
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Jewish women
  • Women mayors
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Puttermesser papers, Cynthia Ozick
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm35723548
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9780679454762
Lccn
96039155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)35723548
Label
The Puttermesser papers, Cynthia Ozick
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm35723548
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9780679454762
Lccn
96039155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)35723548

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